The Inner, Inner Core

Posted on 08.24.2015

Nature Geoscience published Prof. Xiaodong Song and co-workers' work on the structure of Earth's inner core. “Even though the inner core is small – smaller than the moon – it has some really interesting features,” said Song. “It may tell us about how our planet formed, its history, and other dynamic processes of the Earth. It shapes our understanding of what’s going on deep inside the Earth.”

The News Bureau summary is
http://news.illinois.edu/news/15/0209innercore_XiaodongSong.html